World's Coolest Offices | 2012

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Quid

Location: San Francisco
Square feet: 5,200
Designer: Studio O+A

Bob Goodson, the co-founder of Quid, a data analytics start-up, set out to build a dream office with just $25,000. Goodson and his designer picked up coffee tables and lamps at a flea market and created a meeting space from freezer curtains and a custom metal hoop. "I'm fascinated by designing a certain space to encourage certain behaviors," he says. Read more about Quid's design.